Revelation 1.1-8 – Are We Near Yet?
Believers troubled by intense persecution – which was only going to get much worse – are encouraged to understand that “the time (of the end is) near”.
Revelation 1.9-20 – Patmospheric Pressure
While suffering his own persecution on the penal island of Patmos, John writes to encourage the churches to patiently endure the pressures that they were experiencing.
Revelation 2.1-7 – You’ve Left That First Love Feelin’
Jesus tells the church at Ephesus that, despite all their good works, they have left their first love.
Revelation 2.8-11 – The Ten Day Forecast
Jesus tells the persecuted church in Smyrna the blunt truth that they can expect their suffering to get much worse, including a period of time He calls “tribulation [for] ten days”.
Revelation 2.12-17 – Glimpse Of Thrones
Jesus gives the believers in Pergamos a glimpse into their spiritual warfare when He tells them that Satan has his throne in their city.
Revelation 2.18-29 – For Whom The Jezebel Tolls
Jesus warns the church in Thyatira that those who follow the teachings of a false prophetess He calls “Jezebel” can expect to be “killed with death”.
Revelation 3.1-6 – Plight Of The Living Dead
Jesus describes the majority of the believers in Sardis by saying they have a name that they are alive, but they are really dead.
Revelation 3.7-13 – It’s Always The Son’s Way In Philadelphia
Jesus tells the believers in Philadelphia that they are serving Him exactly the way He wants them to.
Revelation 3.14-22 – The Hurl Of Great Price
Jesus tells the Laodiceans He will vomit them out of His mouth unless they acquire from Him certain priceless spiritual resources.
Revelation 4.1-11 – The Tossing Crowns Affair
The twenty-four elders around the throne of God worship Him and toss their crowns at His feet.
Revelation 5.1-14 – Scroll Call
The call goes out in Heaven for the only One worthy to take the scroll from the right hand of God and finish history as it is pre-written.
Revelation 6.1-17 – Horses Of A Different Color
The Tribulation begins as four colorful horses are sent galloping out of Heaven.
Revelation 7.1-17 & 14.1-5 – Seal Team 144,000
The 144,000 are sealed by God to survive the Tribulation while sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
Revelation 8:1-13 – Dread Sky At Morning, Sinner Take Warning
Dreadful judgments fall from the sky upon earth as a final warning for sinners to repent and be saved.
Revelation 9:1-21 – I Double-Demon Scare Ya!
Two terrifying demon armies are unleashed upon the inhabitants of earth in an effort to lead men to turn to God from idols.
Revelation 10:1-11 – Come On The Biblical Mystery Tour
John is told that the mystery of God He had declared to the prophets will be finished.
Revelation 11:1-14 – BeastTube
The whole world celebrates the antichrist’s killing of God’s two witnesses by watching the events live from Jerusalem.
Revelation 11:15-12:17 – The Devil Went Down To Gore Ya
After he is thrown out of Heaven down to earth, the devil goes about in a murderous rage seeking whom he may devour.
Revelation 13:1-18 – The Beastie Boys
Nonbelievers suffering in the Tribulation will wonder after two charismatic men, but we read that they are energized by Satan and are therefore more like two beasts.
Revelation 14 – Angels In The Atmosfield
In the middle of the Tribulation, God sends an angel into the earth’s atmosphere to preach the everlasting Gospel to every nation, tribe, tongue, and people.
Revelation 15-16 – Super Bowls VII
The seven-year Tribulation comes to its climactic end with the rapid pouring-out of the seven bowls of the wrath of God.
Revelation 17 – Beauty On The Beast
John sees a woman sitting on a scarlet beast representing the influence of the city of Babylon over the antichrist during the first half of the future seven-year Tribulation.
Revelation 18:1-24 – Burn Notice
An angel announces the fiery destruction of Tribulation Babylon and we see the smoke of her burning.
Revelation 19:1-10 – O Brothel, Where Art Thou?
All God’s saints rejoice at the final destruction of the harlot who for six thousand years used the earth as her brothel.
Revelation 19:11-21 – Back In The Saddle Again
Jesus is coming again, not lowly and riding on a donkey, but Kingly and riding on a magnificent white war horse.
Revelation 20:1-15 – Please Allow Me To Introduce Myself…
The dragon, that serpent of old, who is the Devil and Satan, is cast into the Lake of Fire.
Revelation 21:1-8 – Surfless City, Here We Come!
While describing the city that comes down from Heaven that will be our home in eternity, John remarks that there will be “no more sea”.
Revelation 21:9-27 – There Is A House In The New Jerusalem Being Built By The Risen Son
John is given a tour of the New Jerusalem within which Jesus is building our eternal homes.
Revelation 22:1-7 – FaceTime
John lets us know that in our heavenly city, the New Jerusalem, we will see God’s face.
Revelation 22:8-21 – Someone Worthy This Way Comes
The Revelation ends with the exciting announcement that Jesus Christ is coming quickly.